10 great quotes to celebrate “World Kindness Day”

Start with a note to yourself, no matter how small it is, it matters.

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Kindness starts within, how do we treat ourselves in a very moment of time & thus it reflects how we see others. A smile; a word; a gesture of kindness, can do more than we can imagine. A kind heart captivates love & gratitude, it attracts happiness & free us to experience the ecstasy of selflessness.

Start with a note to yourself, no matter how small it is, it matters. A morning wish; to offer the lift; to share a good thought; to make someone smile, everything counts.

“A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.”

Saint Basil

“A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.”

William Arthur Ward

“How do we change the world? One random act of kindness at a time.”

Morgan Freeman

“Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.”

Henry James

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and blind can see”

— Mark Twain

“You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.”

— Joseph Joubert

“There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.”

— Dalai Lama

“The best portion of a good man’s life is his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.”

— William Wordsworth

“The simplest acts of kindness are by far more powerful than a thousand heads bowing in the prayer.”

— Mahatma Gandhi

Perform a random act of kindness for two minutes a day, you can actually retrain your brain to be more positive. Kindness is contagious, it comes back with added happiness and contentment.

Happy Kindness Day!

Originally published at souravraina.com

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